Visual Criminology Seminar 2 – 11th June 2013 – Revised Programme


Crime, Criminal Justice, and the Image
with support from the ESRC

grant reference: ES/J022381/1

Seminar 2:

Crime, Image and Space




When and Where?

Tuesday 11th June 2013: 1.15 – 6.00 p.m., Room A111, College Building, City University London, EC1V 0HB.

Report to Reception at the main entrance of the College Building, beneath the Clock Tower on St John Street, and you will be directed to Room A111.


1.15 – 1.30 p.m.

Chris Greer, Reader in Sociology and Criminology, City University London

Welcome and Introduction – Visual Criminology: Crime, Criminal Justice and the Image

1.30 – 2.15 p.m.

Maggie O’Neill, Professor of Criminology, Durham University

Moving Images: Arts Based Biographical Research with Female Asylum Seekers

Contact: maggie.o’

14.15 – 15.00 p.m.

Giles Price, Professional Photographer

Amber Alert: the Securitization of Space around the Olympic Village, London 2012


15.00 – 15.15 p.m.

Coffee break

15.15 – 16.00 p.m.

Ronnie Lippens, Professor of Criminology, Keele University

‘Compleat Contemplators’ and ‘Pertinacious Schismaticks’: Speculations on the Clash of Two Imaginary Sovereignties at Dale Farm and Meriden (UK)


16.00 – 16.45 p.m.

Neil Cox, Professor of Art History, University of Essex

State of Exception : Massacre of the Guilty


16.45 – 17.30 p.m.

Bill Rolston, Professor of Sociology, University of Ulster

Prison as a Liberated Zone: the Murals of Long Kesh, Northern Ireland


17.30 – 18.00 p.m.

Closing Comments and Discussion




But, for practical purposes, do inform Chris Greer ( if you are planning to attend this seminar.


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